The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Gloucestershire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 42 46 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +27
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.77% 0.90% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.09% 4.35% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £320 £130 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% +36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £200 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 69 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.74% 20.72% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 104
Average daily rate £325 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £170 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 8
Average hourly rate £14.63 £31.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.93% -14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £14.10 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Blackberry
South West

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Email Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) MetaFrame
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco